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CoCo Bongo Hostel

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Rollaway beds, free WiFi
Rollaway beds, free WiFi
Rollaway beds, free WiFi
Loft, Kitchen | Rollaway beds, free WiFi

Overview of CoCo Bongo Hostel

CoCo Bongo Hostel

2.0 star property
Beach hostel in Bahia de Caraquez with restaurant, bar/lounge

1 verified guest review

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Airport transfer
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
Avenida Malecon F. Santos, Across the Str. from Mother´s Park, Bahia de Caraquez, Manabí, 131401

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About this area

Getting around

  • Manta (MEC-Eloy Alfaro Intl.) - 87 min drive
  • Guayaquil (GYE-Jose Joaquin de Olmedo Intl.) - 113.2 miles/182.1 km
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • La Rotonda - Pan de Yuca con Yogurt - 6 min walk
  • D'Camaron - 7 min walk
  • Puerto Amistad Yatch Club - 9 min walk
  • Asados - 6 min drive
  • Antonio cafetería - 6 min drive

About this property

CoCo Bongo Hostel

CoCo Bongo Hostel offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for USD 150.00 per room one way. Guests looking for a bite to eat can visit the restaurant, and the bar/lounge is the perfect spot to grab a drink at the end of the day. A snack bar/deli and a terrace are offered, and in-room conveniences include fridges and microwaves.


English, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 9 rooms


  • Check-in time from noon until midnight
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - midnight
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets allowed (2 per room)*


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • No on-site parking


  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast each morning (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Snack bar/deli

What to do

  • Beach nearby


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Bike hire


  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas


  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)


  • English
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Ceiling fan

Sleep well

  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)

What to enjoy

  • Balcony or patio

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen


  • Limited housekeeping

Special features


On-site venue – This restaurant serves breakfast and lunch. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • All citizens of Ecuador will be charged the national value-added tax (12%) upon checkout. Non-residents on a tourist visa will not be required to pay this tax. The tax exemption does not apply for stays over 90 days.

Optional extras

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately USD 4.95 per person
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 150.00 per room (one way)

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for USD 10.00 per night


  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 10.00 per pet, per night


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
<p>This property accepts credit cards.</p>

Also known as

CoCo Bongo Hostel Bahia de Caraquez
CoCo Bongo Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Frequently asked questions

Does CoCo Bongo Hostel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, CoCo Bongo Hostel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Are pets allowed at CoCo Bongo Hostel?
Yes, pets are welcome, with a limit of 2 per room. There's a charge of USD 10.00 per pet, per night.
Is parking offered on site at CoCo Bongo Hostel?
Sorry, there's no on-site parking at CoCo Bongo Hostel.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by CoCo Bongo Hostel?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 150.00 per room one way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at CoCo Bongo Hostel?
You can check in from noon - midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM.
What is there to do at CoCo Bongo Hostel and nearby?
CoCo Bongo Hostel has a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near CoCo Bongo Hostel?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant. Nearby restaurants include La Rotonda - Pan de Yuca con Yogurt (6-min walk), D'Camaron (7-min walk) and Puerto Amistad Yatch Club (9-min walk).
Does CoCo Bongo Hostel have self-catered rooms fitted with kitchens or kitchenettes?
Yes, a kitchen is available in every room, and also includes a fridge and a microwave.
Does CoCo Bongo Hostel have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a balcony or patio.
What's the area around CoCo Bongo Hostel like?
CoCo Bongo Hostel is located a short 6-minute walk from Baha de Caraquez Beach.






Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities


4/10 Fair

Dirty and neglected
The dorm room was filthy with mold in the bathrooms and dust bunnies under the beds. Garbage was overflowing. I carried it out myself. On the positive side, there were mosquito nets and the mattresses were good.
EP, 3-night trip
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